In 2017, Rochester, New York had a population of 209k people with a median age of 31.7 and a median household income of $32,347 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Rochester, NY declined from 210,291 to 209,463, a -0.394 percent decrease, and its median household income grew from $31,684 dollars to $32,347 dollars, a 2.09 percent increase.
The population of Rochester, NY is 38.5 percent Black or African American Alone, 36.8 percent White Alone, and 17.8 percent Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Rochester, NY speak a non-English language, and 94.9 percent are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Rochester, NY are the University of Rochester (3,796 degrees awarded in 2017), Sharp Edgez Barber Institute (93 degrees), and Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage-Rochester (61 degrees).
The median property value in Rochester, NY is $79,400 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 36.5 percent. Most people in Rochester, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Rochester, NY is 1 car per household.
In 2017, universities in Rochester, NY awarded 3,985 degrees. The student population of Rochester, NY is skewed towards women, with 5,857 male students and 6,023 female students.
Most students graduating from Universities in Rochester, NY are White (1,891 and 63.1 percent), followed by Asian (308 and 10.3 percent), Unknown (239 and 7.98 percent), and Black or African American (232 and 7.75 percent).
The largest universities in Rochester, NY by the number of degrees awarded are University of Rochester (3,796 and 95.3 percent), Sharp Edgez Barber Institute (93 and 2.33 percent), and Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage-Rochester (61 and 1.53 percent).
The most popular majors in Rochester, NY are General Business Administration & Management (342 and 8.58 percent), Registered Nursing (214 and 5.37 percent), and General Biological Sciences (203 and 5.09 percent).
The median tuition costs in Rochester, NY are $28,445 dollars for private four-year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.
The economy of Rochester, NY employs 90.5k people and Rochester has an unemployment rate of 6.2 percent. Rochester has seen the job market increase by 0.8 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 20.4 percent, which is lower than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Rochester, NY are Health Care & Social Assistance (20,296 people), Retail Trade (10,722 people), and Educational Services (10,759 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($50,762 dollars), Public Administration ($45,922 dollars), and Finance & Insurance ($43,552 dollars).
Households in Rochester, NY have a median annual income of $32,347 dollars, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $31,684 dollars in 2016, which represents a 2.09 percent annual growth.
Tax Rates for Rochester
– The Sales Tax Rate for Rochester is 8.0 percent.
– The Income Tax Rate for Rochester is 6.5 percent.
– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.
Income and Salaries for Rochester
– The average earnings of a Rochester resident is $19,180 dollars a year.
– The Median household earnings of a Rochester resident is $30,784 dollars a year.